Hotel Balestri, Tuscany Italy
★ ★ ★
Attractive, friendly bed and breakfast in a central location, on a small piazza next to the river, away from the noise and hubbub. Part of a quality hotel chain with 6 hotels in the Florence area.
Homely facilities are well-presented with more room than usual in the breakfast and lounge areas. Less than 20min on foot along the river from the historic centre.
Will appeal to those wanting to be in a more 3peaceful and attractive location3 in a small and personal option yet with still easy walkable access to the cities major sights.Mix of international guests.
Across a busy road from the River Arno, overlooking a small square with other old terraced buildings. Some shops and bars in the vicinity and the famous Ponte Vecchio Bridge is 400m away along the riverside. A 10-15 minute walk to the cathedral and close to the Ufizzi gallery, church of Santa Croce and the Palazzo Vecchio.
600m southeast of Piazza del Duomo in the city centre. Main train and bus stations are 1.5km (1 mile) away where there is also a taxi rank. Most attractions are 5-20 minutes away on foot.
No pool or exterior communal areas.
Leisure & Entertainment
No organised entertainment or activities in the evenings or during the day. WiFi is chargeable.
Access & Mobility*
Two fully-adapted rooms for less mobile guests and full access around the property.
- Across a busy road from the River Arno
- Ponte Vecchio Bridge 400m via a riverside walk
- Friendly bed and breakfast establishment
- Spacious breakfast and lounge areas
- Internet Terminal
- Wifi Free
- Wifi Chargeable
- Air Conditioning
- Minibar Fridge
- Disabled Rooms